Executive Director

at Empower Limited
Location Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, United Republic of
Date Posted November 4, 2021
Category Administration
Job Type Full-time
Currency TZS


NGO: Executive Director
Empower's Talent Team is currently seeking exceptional candidates for an Executive Director (ED) vacancy on behalf of our client in the development sector who will provide strategic leadership for the entire organization. The ED will ensure organizational systems and practices are cttective, ctticient, transparent and accountable/reflect highest integrity. The ED will engage with cxternal partners and represent the organization in a manner that furthers the organisation's objectives. The ED will work with the Board of Directors to safeguard and renew the vision, effectiveness and long-term sustainability of the organisation in Tanzania

Key Responsibilities
• Lead and nurture the learn to achieve the mission and vision of the organisation
• Set the organisation's short and long term strategy in coordination with the board and staff, and ensure that they are effectively implemented
• Understand, promote, communicate, implement, renew and deliver on the organisation's 2020-2023 strategy
• Uphold and represent the organisation's core values with a focus on diversity, equity and inclusion
• Develop and cultivate working relationships with key actors in government and other key stakeholders
• Oversee all legal matters, including reviewing, quality assuring and signing all contracts on behalf of the organization
• Lead fundraising consistent with company principles to ensure sufficient funds are available, cultivate trusting and mutually respectful relationships with donors

Competencies and Qualifications
• A Master's degree and abuve in social sciences or other related field
• At least 5 years' experience of program planning, implementation and monitoring policy and community engagement
• An outstanding record of leadership in education, policy, public affairs, or citizen engagement in Tanzania
• Exceptional leadership and management skills

Key Result Areas
• Program planning management and implementation
• Partnerships Management
• Providing strategic leadership
• Lead fundraising projects